Our Vision & Objectives

Our mission is to champion sustainable economic, physical and social transformation in Derry~Londonderry, particularly at Ebrington.

Ilex Urban Regeneration Company Limited (Ilex) was set up in 2003 by the Office of the First Minister and deputy First Minister (OFMDFM) and the Department for Social Development (DSD) to plan, develop and sustain the economic, physical and social regeneration of the Derry City Council area. Ilex has specific responsibility to re-develop Ebrington.

Funded by the European Union’s PEACE III programme (Shared Space initiative), the £14.5m Peace Bridge will be a living landmark and a lasting legacy.
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Funded by the European Union’s PEACE III programme (Shared Space initiative), the £14.5m Peace Bridge will be a living landmark and a lasting legacy.

Our Aims

  • To secure the physical, economic and social regeneration of the Ebrington site.
  • To contribute to the co-ordinated regeneration of Derry~Londonderry in co-operation with OFMDFM, other relevant government departments, Derry City Council, the private sector and other interested parties.